Qualifications and Awards

We at Magicshows.ca want you to feel confident that the person you are hiring to perform at your event is professional and qualified. Norden is a multiple International Award winning magician.  He just won the 2014 FVMC Children's Entertainer of the Year!

He is the only local magician to have won NINE children's titles in a row, and has won THREE Comedy Magician of the Year awards. In the 70 year history of the Vancouver Magic Circle, Norden is the only magician to win the esteemed Golden Rabbit Award 2 years in a row! Other accomplishments include:

  • 1st Place - 2014 Children's Magician of the Year - FVMC
  • 1st Place - 2013 Children's Magician of the Year - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2013 Comedy Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2013 Variety Entertainer of the Year - FVMC
  • 1st Place - 2013 Celeste Evans Award for Magic - FVMC
  • 1st Place - 2012 Children's Magician of the Year - KIDabra
  • 2nd Place - 2012 Variety Entertainer of the Year - FVMC
  • 1st Place - 2011 Children's Magician of the Year - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2011 Reader's Choice Award - Westcoast Familes
  • 1st Place - 2010 Presidents Award - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2010 Showmanship Award - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2010 Children's Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2010 Close-Up Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 2nd Place - 2010 Comedy Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2009 Children's Magician of the Year - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2009 Comedy Magician of the Year - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2008 Children's Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2008 Comedy Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2007 Children's Magician of the Year - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2007 Golden Rabbit Award Winner - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2006 Children's Magician of the Year - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2006 Golden Rabbit Award Winner - VMC
  • 1st Place - 2006 TipTop & Tootsie Trophies - VMC
  • 2nd Place -2006 Everett's Day O' Magic
  • 2nd Place -2006 Children's Magic - PCAM
  • 3rd Place - 2005 Children's Magic - PCAM
  • 1st Place - 2003 Magic Olympics - PCAM
     

* VMC (Vancouver Magic Circle / FVMC (Fraser Valley Magic Circle) / PCAM (Pacific Coast Association of Magician) / CAM (Canadian Association of Magicians) / IBM (International Association of Magicians) / SAM (Society of American Magicians) / KIDabra (Chapter 11, BC)
 

Below are listed the official organizations that Norden belongs to as well as other skills he has acquired such as First Aid. We want you to be assured that you are hiring someone who is educated in the field of magic and children.

Norden is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (I.B.M)

Norden is a member of The Canadian Association of Magicians
(C.A.M.)

Norden is a member of the Society of American Magicians (S.A.M.)

Norden is the co-founder and Vice-President of the Fraser Valley Magic
BM Ring #387
 (F.V.M.C.)

Norden is Past President of the Vancouver Magic Circle IBM Ring #92

Norden is the founder of the brain trust group: Awesome Children's Entertainers (A.C.E.)

Norden is President of the local KIDabra Chapter of a Worldwide organization devoted to the art of Children's Magic.

 

Norden is certified in basic CPR and has completed the "Save that Child" course with St. John Ambulance.